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Further U.S. hegemony could spark global nuclear arms race

With the U.S. deciding to walk out of the Open Skies agreement, the U.S. is signaling to the world that ...

Bans for over 60s and children during pandemic under scrutiny

A small number of countries around the world have used age as a barrier in setting guidance for their response ...

4 St Louis police officers receive gunshot wounds during protests

ST LOUIS, Missouri - Police in St. Louis, Missouri say four police officers were shot late Monday as protests that ...

New Zealand largely escapes Covid-19 with only 22 deaths recorded

WELLINGTON, June 2 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday for 11 consecutive days, with ...

Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Tensions between U.S. black communities and police go back centuries

Outrage over racial profiling and the killing of African Americans by police officer ...

U.S. in lockdown, 50% of states activate National Guard

WASHINGTON, DC - Under siege in the White House, President Donald Trump is aggravating America's latest racial anguish in a ...

11 Washington DC police injured in third day pf protests

WASHINGTON, DC, May 31 (Xinhua) - Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Sunday night she was imposing a citywide ...

Israeli police shoot autistic Palestinian man suspecting he was armed

JERUSALEM - Israel's defense minister apologized on Sunday for the Israeli police's deadly shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man who ...

Use of masks outside homes in Dubai no longer mandatory at all times

DUBAI, UAE - The Dubai government is to relax restrictions on wearing face masks in public.Until Sunday, everyone regardless of ...

Something is Deeply Wrong in the American Psyche

"It's My Face Man!.I Didn't Do Nothing Serious Man!.Please!Please!Please!I Can't Breathe!.Please!Man!Please!.Somebody!.Please!Man!.I Can't Breathe!.I Can't Breathe!.Please!.(inaudible),,,,Man!Can't Breathe!.My Face!.Just Get Up!.I Can't ...

GNA forces establish control over Tripoli International Airport

Cairo [Egypt], June 4 (Sputnik/ANI): The forces of Libya's UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) have regained complete control of ...

Trump Says 'Common Sense' To Invite Russia to G7

U.S. President Donald Trump has said it is "common sense" to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to an expanded Group ...

COVID-19: Europe should give up overdependence on China

Istanbul [Turkey], June 3 (ANI): Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and experts believe that the European Union that has ...

ENCE, NiP duel to tie at BLAST Spring Showdown - Europe

ENCE earned a victory and a tie Wednesday, while Ninjas in Pyjamas finished unbeaten in Group A play at the ...

LeBron, NFL players rip Brees after comments about kneeling

NBA superstar LeBron James and even New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas took aim at Drew Brees on Wednesday ...

Diego Maradona extends contract with Gimnasia y Esgrima

Argentina great Diego Maradona has signed a contract extension as coach of Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata until the end ...

Why even the best case for jobs isn't good. We'll need more JobKeeper

When it comes to the outlook for employment, there's good news and bad news.To begin with the good news: with ...

Economic snap-back? Not so fast

With the virus on the back foot, it's tempting to declare victory. Provided we stay vigilant on the public health ...

4 Minneapolis Cops Now Charged in George Floyd's Death

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. - Prosecutors charged a Minneapolis police officer accused of pressing his knee against George Floyd's neck with second-degree ...

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Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

District police chief, 3 officers killed in Afghanistan blast

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 3 (Sputnik/ANI): Police chief of Said Karam district of Afghanistan's Paktia province, Mohammad Humayun, and three local ...

Uzbekistan: Border dispute draws focus onto neglected exclave

A violent border dispute involving residents of Uzbekistan's exclave of Sokh, which is fully surrounded by Kyrgyzstan, may spur Tashkent ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, June 3

A health officer uses a loudspeaker to ask people to take rapid tests amid the COVID-19 outbreak at a traditional ...

Afghan Taliban still maintain ties with al-Qaeda, says UN report

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 3 (ANI): The Taliban in Afghanistan still maintain close ties with the al-Qaeda terror network, despite signing ...

J-K: 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 3 (ANI): Three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces ...

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DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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